Accession Number : ADA540477


Title :   Geomorphic Modeling of Macro-Tidal Embayment with Extensive Tidal Flats: Skagit Bay, Washington


Descriptive Note : Annual rept.


Corporate Author : BATTELLE MARINE RESEARCH LAB SEQUIM WA


Personal Author(s) : Hibler, Lyle ; Maxwell, Adam


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a540477.pdf


Report Date : 30 Sep 2010


Pagination or Media Count : 7


Abstract : The long-term goal of the project is to better understand processes affecting morphologic changes of muddy tidal flats and provide quantification of these changes to tidal action, river discharge, and shoreline development (e.g., dikes and jetties).


Descriptors :   *GEOMORPHOLOGY , *SEDIMENT TRANSPORT , TIDAL CURRENTS , MATHEMATICAL PREDICTION , BAYS , CHANNELS(WATERWAYS) , BREAKWATERS , DIKES , MUD , BATHYMETRY , TOPOGRAPHY , RIVERS


Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
      Geology, Geochemistry and Mineralogy
      Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE